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Definition of Categorical

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absolute, definite, decisive
Categorical Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
Theological and Philosophical Biography and Dictionary
See Categorical imperative
Categorical Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Of or pertaining to a category.
  
(a.)
Not hypothetical or relative; admitting no conditions or exceptions; declarative; absolute; positive; express; as, a categorical proposition, or answer.
  
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categorical
\cat`e*gor"ic*al\ (?), a.
1. of or pertaining to a category.
2. not hypothetical or relative; admitting no conditions or exceptions; declarative; absolute; positive; express; as, a categorical proposition, or answer. the scriptures by a multitude of categorical and intelligible decisions distinguish between the things seen and temporal and those that are unseen and eternal. taylor.
categorical
adj
1. relating to or included in a category
2. not modified or restricted by reservations; "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal" [syn: categoric, flat, unconditional]



WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. relating to or included in a category
(pertainym) class, category, family
2. not modified or restricted by reservations; "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal"
(synonym) categoric, flat, unconditional
(similar) unqualified
Categorical Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
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see discrete
Categorical Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Categorical may refer to:
  • Categorical imperative, a concept in philosophy developed by Immanuel Kant
  • Morley's categoricity theorem, a mathematical theorem in model theory
  • Categorical data analysis
  • Categorical distribution, a probability distribution
  • Categorical logic, a branch of category theory within mathematics with notable connections to theoretical computer science
  • Categorical syllogism, a kind of logical argument
  • Categorical proposition, a part of deductive reasoning
  • Categorization
  • Categorical perception
  • Category theory in mathematics
    • Categorical set theory
  • Recursive categorical syntax in linguistics

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